1720 - 1790
||Robert MUNRO |
||Of, Ratter, Scotland
||27 Sep 1790
||Of, Kilmuir Wester, Scotland
||27 May 2001 |
||Rev. John MUNRO, b. Est 1678, Of, Suddie, Scotland , d. 13 May 1762, Prob., Suddie, Scotland |
||Isabel DALLAS, b. Abt 1695, d. Yes, date unknown |
- Robert went to Caithness in 1736 to become Tutor to the family of the Master of Reay, but before his arrival, someone else was appointed. He stayed for several months, living at Ratter. He was ultimately licensed by the Presbytery of Tongue on 27 Apr 1743.
He received a unanimous call to Kilmuir Wester on 1 Jun 1747 and was admitted on 23 Sep. He died in 1790, after 44 years in the ministry.
He had been married three times.
(1) "The Munro Tree (1734)" by R. W. Munro - Edinburgh (1978) - R/37
(2) "History of the Munros of Fowlis" by A. Mackenzie - Inverness (1898) - p.
Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA